to picture all today's. from around the globe. ukraine's president says he's ready to reestablish a truce in the country's east but the army steps up the offensive on defined cities with more residential areas coming under fire. saudi arabia sends thirty thousand troops to the border with iraq after a wave of radical islamist insurgents reportedly force iraqi border guards to flee . and the standoff between asylum seekers barricaded in an abandoned school and authorities in on edge triggering protests in support of the refugee.